Health, Safety & Environment

Exploration & Production , Methane , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Midstream

Report: Methane Emissions from Oil, Gas Production Fell 10% in 2020

In 2020, oil and gas operations emitted over 70 million tonnes of methane, or around 10% less than in 2019, the IEA says.

January 19, 2021

Public Capital , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Renewables , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Total to Buy $2.5 Billion Stake in Adani Green Energy

Total is paying $2.5 billion for a share in India's Adani Green Energy and its solar power assets, in what the French company said was its biggest investment yet in renewables.

January 19, 2021

Business , Markets , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Renewables , Technology

PATH FORWARD: KPMG’s New US Head of Energy Angie Gildea on Navigating 2021

Angie Gildea, who was recently named the U.S. national sector lead for KPMG’s energy business, sat down with Hart Energy’s Jessica Morales to talk about key areas the oil and gas industry should focus on in the year ahead.

January 19, 2021

Public Capital , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions

France’s Total Leaves API Citing Climate, Political Differences

Total’s departure will mark the first major energy company to quit API, which is the largest U.S. oil and gas lobby and the primary trade group for the industry.

January 15, 2021

Investment , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Technology

Chevron Invests in Carbon Capture Startup Blue Planet Systems

Chevron and San Jose-based Blue Planet also signed a letter of intent to collaborate on potential pilot projects and commercial development in some geographies.

January 15, 2021

Public Capital , Investment , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Renewables

Norway’s Equinor Selected for Largest-ever US Offshore Wind Award

The contract awarded to Equinor to provide generation capacity to New York with renewable power is set to position the Empire State as an offshore wind industry hub.

January 14, 2021

Investment , Markets , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Renewables

Wind Power Overtakes Coal in Texas Electricity Generation

Renewables capacity is surging in Texas, which is largely considered the heartland of fossil fuels in the U.S.

January 12, 2021

Business , Exploration & Production , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions

Fossil Fuels’ Place in a Low-Carbon Future

Companies have made moves toward net-zero operations, but the oil and gas industry still struggles to be liked, executives say.

January 12, 2021

Investment , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Renewables

Saudi Crown Prince Launches Plan to Build Zero-carbon City

Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman unveiled plans in a rare televised appearance to build a zero-carbon city to house a million residents in "carbon-positive urban developments powered by 100% clean energy."

January 11, 2021